Gibdo Mask

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Gibdo Mask
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The Gibdo Mask from Majora's Mask 3D
Game(s) Majora's Mask
Use(s) Talk to Gibdos
Prevent Gibdos and ReDeads from attacking
Catch an Ancient Fish (MM3D)

The Gibdo Mask is an item in Majora's Mask.

Location and Uses

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The Gibdo Mask is given to Link by Pamela's Father after he lifts the curse cast upon Ikana River in Ikana Canyon. Upon entering the Music Box House, the hero finds Pamela's Father in a state of half-mummification.[1] By playing the "Song of Healing," her father will be healed, and the mummified portion of him encased in a mask.[2]

When worn, the Gibdo Mask causes Gibdos and ReDeads to recognize Link as one of their own, and so they will not attack him. Link can also talk to Gibdos while wearing the mask, which is necessary to explore Beneath the Well, which is, at first, the only way to enter the Ancient Castle of Ikana. ReDeads outside of the well cannot be talked to, but the mask will cause them to dance,[3] rendering them inoffensive.

In Majora's Mask 3D, the Gibdo Mask can also be used to catch an Ancient Fish in the Swamp Fishing Hole.[4]


  • The Gibdo Mask is one of six masks that are necessary to complete the game, the others being the three transformation masks, the Garo's Mask, and the Captain's Hat.
  • If Link wears the Gibdo Mask instead of Garo's Mask, the Poe Collector will still grant him access to Ikana. However, Link must have already entered the cursed land at least once prior to this in order to have obtained the mask.



  1. "This mummy looks different... Sorta like it's here waiting for its human heart to be healed." — Tatl (Majora's Mask)
  2. "You got the Gibdo Mask! This mask was once the hideous face of Pamela's father." — N/A (Majora's Mask)
  3. "It seems the ReDeads that appear in Ikana Castle start dancing when the Captain's Hat, Gibdo Mask or Garo's Mask are worn. But that does not change things much..." — Gossip Stone (Majora's Mask)
  4. "Ancient Fish. Lives in the swamp. Often referred to as a living fossil. Said to feel a certain kinship with mummies." — Swamp Fishing Hole Poster (Majora's Mask 3D)
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Language Name Meaning
Japanese Japan ギブドのお面 (Gibudo no O-Men) Same as English
Spanish Spain Careta de Gibdo Same as English
Latin America Máscara de Gibdo (MM)
Máscara de gibdo (MM3D)
Gibdo Mask
Gibdo mask
French French-speaking countries Masque de la Momie Mask of the Mummy
French Canada Masque de gibdo (MM3D)
German Germany Gibdos Maske Same as English
Italian Italy Maschera Ghibdo (MM3D) Ghibdo Mask
Masks in Majora's Mask
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